• Duck Butter (2018)

Duck Butter

Release Date: April 27th, 2018

DVD Release Date: May 1st, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Two women, jaded by dishonest and broken relationships, make a pact to spend 24 uninterrupted hours together, having sex on the hour. Their romantic experiment intends to create a new form of intimacy, but it doesn't quite go as planned.

Cast: Alia Shawkat, Laia Costa, Mae Whitman, Hong Chau, Kate Berlant, Lindsay Burdge, Kumail Nanjiani, Mark Duplass

Director: Miguel Arteta

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Netflix, Duplass Brothers Productions, The Orchard

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Nikki BaughanScreen International

    Ultimately, it works as both a character study and welcome example of an LGBTQ film in which none of the characters are defined by their sexuality or gender, but by their individual choices — both good, and bad. show more

  • 40
    Jon FroschThe Hollywood Reporter

    The movie is stuffed with talent and buffed with hipster-indie polish. It’s also frequently silly, only fitfully involving and often surprisingly banal despite its outré premise. show more

  • 63
    James BerardinelliReelViews

    By compressing everything into an overheated 24-hour period, Duck Butter is able to explore the highs and lows in extreme circumstances, where the importance of every moment and action is heightened. show more

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